Monday, October 11, 2010

Lovely Dress at NGA with Gold Weave/Print on Sheer-like material

I have seen this dress at the National Gallery of Art numerous times, but it only just hit me yesterday that it looks like the dress is almost a sheer with gold either woven into it or applied to it somehow... notice the lovely impression that is given from the painting:


 And close up:

1 comment:

  1. I love how the artist captured the sheerness of the ivory overlay with the embroidered dots. It really is beautiful!